Feather Falls Sedge
Carex oshimensis 'Feather Falls'
Filtered sun, Full shade, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
|Botanical Pronunciation||KAH-reks oh-shih-MEN-sis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 12 to 18 in. tall, 18 to 24 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage, Rustic|
|Growth Habit||Mounding, Rounded|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Very Wet Areas, Water Garden, Woodland Garden, Edging, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full shade, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Naturalizes Well, Tolerates Wet Soils, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Key Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color|
Provide well-drained, moist soil. Best with some shade in hottest summer areas. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system; once established, maintain evenly moist soil. Old, faded foliage may be gently raked to remove. Prune very lightly just before new growth emerges in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9